When the primary spherical of stimulus checks got here out, Donald Trump needed to make Individuals assume that they really got here from him. His gigantic signature was emblazoned on every fee despatched.
The second stimulus verify will exit whereas Trump continues to be in workplace. This fee can be half the quantity that the primary was, solely coming in at $600. The lesser quantity is because of a livid combat put up by Republicans lawmakers.
In an effort to make himself look in management, although, Trump is reacting negatively to the quantity. The president tweeted on Tuesday night time that he’s not but able to signal the stimulus invoice.
Trump stated in a video posted to his feed, “[A] few months in the past, Congress began negotiations on a brand new bundle to get urgently wanted assist to the American individuals. It’s taken without end. Nevertheless, the invoice they’re now planning to ship again to my desk is way totally different than anticipated. It truly is a shame.”
The quickly to be ex-president continued, “Regardless of all of this wasteful spending and far more, the $900 billion bundle offers hardworking taxpayers with solely $600 every in aid funds, and never sufficient cash is given to small companies, and particularly eating places, whose house owners have suffered so grievously.”
Watch a video of Trump’s feedback beneath:
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 23, 2020
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